Op-Ed Columnist: How Victory Could Trick Democrats

The more that I dug into last week’s election results, the less impressive I thought they were for the Democrats.

This article is part of the Opinion Today newsletter. You can sign up here to receive more briefings and a guide to the section daily in your inbox.Virginia. New Jersey. Washington. Maine.In all of those states, progressives celebrated election victories last week, and deservedly so. The wins were important. But do you know what else those states have in common? Hillary Clinton won them last fall, and her coalition obviously wasn’t large enough to win the White House.The more that I dug into ...